Our program is designed for professionals and allows you to balance your job, family and the Executive MBA. It allows you to work whilst developing new entrepreneurial skills, knowledge and competencies.

The program runs for 18 months and classes are taught in a block format usually from Thursday-Saturday or Friday-Sunday, usually about every 4 weeks. In total, the program consists of 32 teaching days.


All modules are divided into a preparation phase, the in-class time and a follow-up phase.

The individual preparation phase for a module includes pre-readings, preparation of case studies, preparation of presentations, essays, etc.

The classes use a wide variety of teaching and learning methods. These range from interactive case studies, simulations and calculations to classical presentations, but also include discussions, group dynamic exercises and reflections.
Modules take place in full-day blocks and usually last between 3-5 days.

The individual follow-up phase is intended to consolidate or apply what has been learned in class. Depending on the module, the follow-up phase may include writing assignments, case studies, reflections or exams.

[Translate to English:] Studying
[Translate to English:] Presentation work

ACE Benefits

The Executive MBA program is a unique content combination of management, technology and leadership. You will acquire a basic understanding of technology and key business skills in order to build up decision-making competence in general management issues against the backdrop of technological developments. You will learn how to lead people better and manage processes and organizations in the VUCA world in a targeted manner.

At our leadership retreats, you focus on your personal skills and leadership competencies. Through intensive exchange, you learn from and with each other in a trusting setting. You will get to know yourself better as a leader and will be able to lead your team more effectively. 

The leadership retreats take place on 3 blocked dates outside Vienna in a seminar hotel. In addition to theoretical inputs and discussions, the learning experience also includes group dynamic exercises and outdoor elements. A thorough reflection enables the transfer of what has been learned into practice.

Well-founded, scientific content is taught in an application-oriented manner and enables the immediate transfer of what you have learned into your practice.